Verses where 'thing' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Thing' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (148 times). The word 'Thing' was removed in 5 verses, and added in 5 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Thing' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 to make the NIV2011. If the word was moved around (for example if the grammar was changed) in the verse it will not be listed below, this page only lists where words have been added or removed.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
Uses TNIV text880.0%
New text in NIV2011220.0%

Please note: The above statistics are compiled at the level of the entire verse text, not the word level.

Verses where Thing was removed

Leviticus 7:21

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוְנֶ֜פֶשׁ כִּֽי־ תִגַּ֣ע בְּכָל־ טָמֵ֗א בְּטֻמְאַ֤ת אָדָם֙ א֣וֹ ׀ בִּבְהֵמָ֣ה טְמֵאָ֗ה א֚וֹ בְּכָל־ שֶׁ֣קֶץ טָמֵ֔א וְאָכַ֛ל מִבְּשַׂר־ זֶ֥בַח הַשְּׁלָמִ֖ים אֲשֶׁ֣ר לַיהוָ֑ה וְנִכְרְתָ֛ה הַנֶּ֥פֶשׁ הַהִ֖וא מֵעַמֶּֽיהָ׃
NIV1984If anyone touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean, detestable thing--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD, that person must be cut off from his people.'"
TNIVAnyone who touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD must be cut off from their people.'"
NIV2011Anyone who touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD must be cut off from their people.'"
Compared to NIV1984IfAnyone anyonewho touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean, detestable thingcreature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD, that person must be cut off from histheir people.'"
Compared to TNIVAnyone who touches something unclean--whether human uncleanness or an unclean animal or any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and then eats any of the meat of the fellowship offering belonging to the LORD must be cut off from their people.'"

Psalms 101:3

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSלֹֽא־ אָשִׁ֨ית ׀ לְנֶ֥גֶד עֵינַ֗י דְּֽבַר־ בְּלִ֫יָּ֥עַל עֲשֹֽׂה־ סֵטִ֥ים שָׂנֵ֑אתִי לֹ֖א יִדְבַּ֣ק בִּֽי׃
NIV1984I will set before my eyes no vile thing. The deeds of faithless men I hate; they will not cling to me.
TNIVI will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
NIV2011I will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.
Compared to NIV1984I will setnot beforelook mywith eyesapproval noon vileanything thingthat is vile. TheI deedshate ofwhat faithless menpeople do; I hate; they will nothave clingno topart mein it.
Compared to TNIVI will not look with approval on anything that is vile. I hate what faithless people do; I will have no part in it.

Isaiah 66:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSמִֽי־ שָׁמַ֣ע כָּזֹ֗את מִ֤י רָאָה֙ כָּאֵ֔לֶּה הֲי֤וּחַל אֶ֙רֶץ֙ בְּי֣וֹם אֶחָ֔ד אִם־ יִוָּ֥לֵֽד גּ֖וֹי פַּ֣עַם אֶחָ֑ת כִּֽי־ חָ֛לָה גַּם־ יָלְדָ֥ה צִיּ֖וֹן אֶת־ בָּנֶֽיהָ׃
NIV1984Who has ever heard of such a thing? Who has ever seen such things? Can a country be born in a day or a nation be brought forth in a moment? Yet no sooner is Zion in labor than she gives birth to her children.
TNIVWho has ever heard of such things? Who has ever seen things like this? Can a country be born in a day or a nation be brought forth in a moment? Yet no sooner is Zion in labor than she gives birth to her children.
NIV2011Who has ever heard of such things? Who has ever seen things like this? Can a country be born in a day or a nation be brought forth in a moment? Yet no sooner is Zion in labor than she gives birth to her children.
Compared to NIV1984Who has ever heard of such a thingthings? Who has ever seen such things like this? Can a country be born in a day or a nation be brought forth in a moment? Yet no sooner is Zion in labor than she gives birth to her children.
Compared to TNIVWho has ever heard of such things? Who has ever seen things like this? Can a country be born in a day or a nation be brought forth in a moment? Yet no sooner is Zion in labor than she gives birth to her children.

Hosea 8:8

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSנִבְלַ֖ע יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל עַתָּה֙ הָי֣וּ בַגּוֹיִ֔ם כִּכְלִ֖י אֵֽין־ חֵ֥פֶץ בּֽוֹ׃
NIV1984Israel is swallowed up; now she is among the nations like a worthless thing.
TNIVIsrael is swallowed up; now she is among the nations like something no one wants.
NIV2011Israel is swallowed up; now she is among the nations like something no one wants.
Compared to NIV1984Israel is swallowed up; now she is among the nations like asomething worthlessno thingone wants.
Compared to TNIVIsrael is swallowed up; now she is among the nations like something no one wants.

Luke 10:42

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNT⸂ὀλίγων δέ ἐστιν χρεία ἢ ἑνός⸃· ⸂Μαριὰμ γὰρ⸃ τὴν ἀγαθὴν μερίδα ἐξελέξατο ἥτις οὐκ ἀφαιρεθήσεται ⸀αὐτῆς.
SBLGNT apparatusὀλίγων δέ ἐστιν χρεία ἢ ἑνός WH ] ἑνὸς δέ ἐστιν χρεία Treg RP NIV • Μαριὰμ γὰρ WH NIV ] Μαρία δὲ Treg RP • αὐτῆς WH NIV ] ἀπ᾽ αὐτῆς Treg RP
NIV1984but only one thing is needed. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."
TNIVbut few things are needed--or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."
NIV2011but few things are needed--or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."
Compared to NIV1984but onlyfew onethings thingare is needed--or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."
Compared to TNIVbut few things are needed--or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her."

Verses where Thing was added

Numbers 14:28

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSאֱמֹ֣ר אֲלֵהֶ֗ם חַי־ אָ֙נִי֙ נְאֻם־ יְהוָ֔ה אִם־ לֹ֕א כַּאֲשֶׁ֥ר דִּבַּרְתֶּ֖ם בְּאָזְנָ֑י כֵּ֖ן אֶֽעֱשֶׂ֥ה לָכֶֽם׃
NIV1984So tell them, 'As surely as I live, declares the LORD, I will do to you the very things I heard you say:
TNIVSo tell them, 'As surely as I live, declares the LORD, I will do to you the very thing I heard you say:
NIV2011So tell them, 'As surely as I live, declares the LORD, I will do to you the very thing I heard you say:
Compared to NIV1984So tell them, 'As surely as I live, declares the LORD, I will do to you the very thingsthing I heard you say:
Compared to TNIVSo tell them, 'As surely as I live, declares the LORD, I will do to you the very thing I heard you say:

1 Samuel 13:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSוַיֹּ֧אמֶר שְׁמוּאֵ֛ל אֶל־ שָׁא֖וּל נִסְכָּ֑לְתָּ לֹ֣א שָׁמַ֗רְתָּ אֶת־ מִצְוַ֞ת יְהוָ֤ה אֱלֹהֶ֙יךָ֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר צִוָּ֔ךְ כִּ֣י עַתָּ֗ה הֵכִ֨ין יְהוָ֧ה אֶת־ מַֽמְלַכְתְּךָ֛ אֶל־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל עַד־ עוֹלָֽם׃
NIV1984"You acted foolishly," Samuel said. "You have not kept the command the LORD your God gave you; if you had, he would have established your kingdom over Israel for all time.
TNIV"You have done a foolish thing," Samuel said. "You have not kept the command the LORD your God gave you; if you had, he would have established your kingdom over Israel for all time.
NIV2011"You have done a foolish thing," Samuel said. "You have not kept the command the LORD your God gave you; if you had, he would have established your kingdom over Israel for all time.
Compared to NIV1984"You actedhave foolishlydone a foolish thing," Samuel said. "You have not kept the command the LORD your God gave you; if you had, he would have established your kingdom over Israel for all time.
Compared to TNIV"You have done a foolish thing," Samuel said. "You have not kept the command the LORD your God gave you; if you had, he would have established your kingdom over Israel for all time.

1 Kings 22:8

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר מֶֽלֶךְ־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֣ל ׀ אֶֽל־ יְהוֹשָׁפָ֡ט ע֣וֹד אִישׁ־ אֶחָ֡ד לִדְרֹשׁ֩ אֶת־ יְהוָ֨ה מֵאֹת֜וֹ וַאֲנִ֣י שְׂנֵאתִ֗יו כִּ֠י לֹֽא־ יִתְנַבֵּ֨א עָלַ֥י טוֹב֙ כִּ֣י אִם־ רָ֔ע מִיכָ֖יְהוּ בֶּן־ יִמְלָ֑ה וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ יְה֣וֹשָׁפָ֔ט אַל־ יֹאמַ֥ר הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ כֵּֽן׃
NIV1984The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one man through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say that," Jehoshaphat replied.
TNIVThe king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
NIV2011The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one prophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
Compared to NIV1984The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one manprophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say thatsuch a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
Compared to TNIVThe king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one prophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.

2 Chronicles 18:7

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSוַיֹּ֣אמֶר מֶֽלֶךְ־ יִשְׂרָאֵ֣ל ׀ אֶֽל־ יְהוֹשָׁפָ֡ט ע֣וֹד אִישׁ־ אֶחָ֡ד לִדְרוֹשׁ֩ אֶת־ יְהוָ֨ה מֵֽאֹת֜וֹ וַאֲנִ֣י שְׂנֵאתִ֗יהוּ כִּֽי־ אֵ֠ינֶנּוּ מִתְנַבֵּ֨א עָלַ֤י לְטוֹבָה֙ כִּ֣י כָל־ יָמָ֣יו לְרָעָ֔ה ה֖וּא מִיכָ֣יְהוּ בֶן־ יִמְלָ֑א וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ יְה֣וֹשָׁפָ֔ט אַל־ יֹאמַ֥ר הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ כֵּֽן׃
NIV1984The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one man through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say that," Jehoshaphat replied.
TNIVThe king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
NIV2011The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one prophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
Compared to NIV1984The king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one manprophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say thatsuch a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.
Compared to TNIVThe king of Israel answered Jehoshaphat, "There is still one prophet through whom we can inquire of the LORD, but I hate him because he never prophesies anything good about me, but always bad. He is Micaiah son of Imlah." "The king should not say such a thing," Jehoshaphat replied.

Acts 17:23

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTδιερχόμενος γὰρ καὶ ἀναθεωρῶν τὰ σεβάσματα ὑμῶν εὗρον καὶ βωμὸν ἐν ᾧ ἐπεγέγραπτο· Ἀγνώστῳ θεῷ. ⸀ὃ οὖν ἀγνοοῦντες εὐσεβεῖτε, ⸀τοῦτο ἐγὼ καταγγέλλω ὑμῖν.
SBLGNT apparatusὃ WH Treg NIV ] Ὃν RP • τοῦτο WH Treg NIV ] τοῦτον RP
NIV1984For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. Now what you worship as something unknown I am going to proclaim to you.
TNIVFor as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and this is what I am going to proclaim to you.
NIV2011For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and this is what I am going to proclaim to you.
Compared to NIV1984For as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. NowSo whatyou are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and asthis somethingis unknownwhat I am going to proclaim to you.
Compared to TNIVFor as I walked around and looked carefully at your objects of worship, I even found an altar with this inscription: TO AN UNKNOWN GOD. So you are ignorant of the very thing you worship--and this is what I am going to proclaim to you.


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